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Deadly Mosque Attack in Egypt

Deadly Mosque Attack in Egypt

Tristen Blake, Writer

December 21, 2017


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This year has been marked by many events. Sexual assault allegations, celebrity deaths and sadly terrorism. After many shocking terrorist attacks earlier this year, it seemed more and more people have become extremely cautious of their surroundings. But still the cowardly come out of the closet and harm...

Matt Lauer fired for Sexual Misconduct

Matt Lauer fired for Sexual Misconduct

Evan Kollias, Writer

December 21, 2017


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On November 29, 2017, the world woke up to the shocker of Matt Lauer being fired from “Today” on NBC. Lauer was fired for sexual allegations against several women. Lauer who hosted “Today” from 1997 to 2017, did not only host the “Today” show as he was famous for also hosting the Macy’...

Trump declares Jerusalem capital of Israel

Trump declares Jerusalem capital of Israel

Mohamed Amn, Writer

December 21, 2017


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On Wednesday December 6, President Donald Trump, despite multiple warnings from world leaders, broke decades of U.S. foreign policy and formally recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. In Trump’s latest speech, he announced that it was time for America to take a new approach on the “failing...

North Korea tests new missile

North Korea tests new missile

Dimitar Spasovski, Writer

December 21, 2017


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On November 29, North Korea launched its brand new missile, Hwasong-15, which was classified as an intercontinental ballistic missile. North Korean officials have been warning the US that their missiles could hit US mainland. This new missile reached an altitude of 2800 miles and has many United States...

Chipotle Fundraiser

Chipotle Fundraiser

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

December 13, 2017


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On Wednesday, December 13, Student Council will hold a fundraiser at Chipotle from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Butterfield Road. Get the guacamole and support GBS Student Council!

1st Semester Finals Schedule

1st Semester Finals Schedule

Habiba Ishtiaq, Writer

December 13, 2017


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It is that time of the year again, Semester 1 finals. Remember, study hard and good luck!  ...

Republicans rush approval of tax cut bill

Republicans rush approval of tax cut bill

Salim Aboufariss, Writer

December 13, 2017


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A new tax cut bill rushed by the GOP has just been cleared by the Senate. Republicans and Democrats quarreled over the effects and possible aftermath of the proposed bill. Democrats called the tax plan “a godsend to corporations and the rich,” while Republicans claimed the very opposite, maintaining...

Shooter kills 26 in Sutherland Springs Church

Dimitar Spasovki, Writer

December 4, 2017


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On November 5th, Devin Patrick Kelley opened fire at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, killing 26 people and injuring another 20. Kelley was later found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. This mass shooting has affected many families in Sutherland Springs. In an interview by O...

Trump returns from Asia tour

Salim Aboufariss, Writer

December 3, 2017


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Over the past two weeks, President Donald Trump has been overseas, doing a five country Asian tour. After meeting with the leaders of Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, and the Philippines, Trump returned this November 14. According to CNN, the purpose of the President’s visits have been to bu...

A Glenbard South Production of Oliver!

A Glenbard South Production of Oliver!

Mikey Reif, Writer

November 15, 2017


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This fall, the Glenbard South Theater department is putting on a production of the renowned musical, Oliver!. Oliver! is an adaption of the classic tale of Oliver Twist. The musical follows a young boy, Oliver, played by Ian Rose, as he falls into a group of lowly street villains. He meets...

Chicagoland business aids in Harvey relief efforts

Chicagoland business aids in Harvey relief efforts

Greg Kozlick, Sports Editor

September 18, 2017


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A few weeks ago, NBC 5 interviewed locals about donating food, clothing, and other necessities to those affected by hurricane Harvey. One of those locals was a woman by the name of Jorja Coulter, an employee at Broadview based National Van Lines. She discussed that they would help drive the supplies...

Twice the excitement; an eclipse and an evacuation

Twice the excitement; an eclipse and an evacuation

Habiba Ishtiaq, News Writer

August 23, 2017


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On Monday August 21st, Glenbard South had an eclipse evacuation drill. All the students and staff met at the football field to watch the solar eclipse during 8th period. Every student and staff member were given NASA approved glasses for safety precautions. Even though it was cloudy, students and te...

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